Registration Instructions

Registration on the Lawrence University Network is necessary in order to access the Internet, printers and shared document folders across campus. Follow this guide sequentially to successfully register your personal computer. If you need assistance, please contact the Helpdesk.


STEP 1: Wireless Connection

Lawrence provides the LUwireless network in all residence halls and academic buildings, as well as many other places on campus.  Other wireless access points are NOT permitted on the Lawrence network as they can interfere with the Lawrence wireless network. 

  1. Turn on the built-in wireless adapter/AirPort by clicking the AirPort icon in the upper right corner of the screen and selecting Turn WiFi/AirPort On.
  2. Click on the WiFi icon again and select the LUwireless from the available networks lists.
  3. Enter your Lawrence username and password in the fields and click OK.
  4. Your  wireless connection should now be complete.

STEP 2: UPDATE YOUR OPERATING SYSTEM

All computers must have current operating system software in order to register on the LU Network. Please follow these steps to ensure your operating system has the latest software updates. (Note: Although you will not have access to most of the Internet until your computer is registered, you WILL have access to operating system updates.)

  1. Click Apple – About this Mac.
  2. Click Software Update. Wait while Apple checks for updates for your computer.
  3. Run available updates.

STEP 3: UPDATE OR INSTALL ANTIVIRUS SOFTWARE

Technology Services strongly encourages anti-virus however, on an Apple computer, this is not required.  If you prefer, you can use any other antivirus program that you like.

NOTE: You can reduce the risk of getting malicious software by using software from reliable sources. In Security & Privacy preferences, this allows you to specify the sources of software installed on your Mac.

STEP 4: NETWORK REGISTRATION

  1. Open a web browser (Safari preferred).
  2. In the URL bar/Search bar type in a non-frequently used site such as CBS.com, ABC.com or ESPN.com.
  3. A Lawrence University Network Device Registration page will appear. Once you have the Acceptable Use Policy click Agree to continue
  4. Select the link "student personal device registration".
  5. Enter your Lawrence Username and Password (this is your Voyager/LU email password).
  6. Select appropriate device that you need to register and click Download.
  7. Go to your Downloads folder at the top right of your webpage and run the Bradford Dissolvable Agent. If not located in the top right go to your downloads folder.
  8. Click the PDF/Bradford Dissolvable Agent.
  9. A box will appear Click OK
  10. Go to your Apple (top left of your computer) - Click System Preferences.
  11. Go to your Security & Privacy  (shape of a house)
  12. Click on the General Tab you will see a button click Allow Anyway.
  13. A new webpage will appear and configure your device.  Once completed close your webpage and re-open.
Note: OS 10.7.5 (Lion) or Later users:  Third party applications must be allowable.  If your computer did NOT come with the Microsoft Office,  log into your LU Email/webmail and download  Office 2016.  If you have any problems with downloading the Office suite stop by the helpdesk located in the Library on the second floor.

Connect to Your Personal and Campus Share Spaces

Connect to your PERSONAL NETWORK SPACE

  1. On your desktop from your menu bar select Go - Connect to Server.
  2. In the address field type: smb://curtis.lawrence.edu/student/username (webmail/voyager smithj)
  3. Be sure to Click the plus (+) button to create as a favorite, then click Connect.
  4. Enter your Voyager/LU username and password at the prompt
  5. Click your own user folder from the list and select File – Add to Sidebar.

To reconnect in the future, click your user folder in the Sidebar.

Connect to CAMPUS SHARE (CLASS SHARE)

  1. On your desktop from your menus bar select Go – Connect to Server.
  2. In the address field type: smb://curtis.lawrence.edu/campus_share.
  3. Be sure to Click the plus (+) button to create as a favorite, then click Connect.
  4. Enter your Voyager/LU username and password at the prompt.
  5. Click your class folder from the list and select File - Add to sidebar.

Connect to Campus Printers

Sierra, High Sierra, and Mojave Users: (other Mac OS users see below)
  1. To connect to a LU printer, you must first log in to your personal network space or campus share. Once logged in do the following.
  2. Download the LU Printer Installer to your computer from: www.lawrence.edu/oncampus/dept/its/students/Kyocera2018.05.09.dmg.zip
  3. Once Downloaded, double-click the download to launch
  4. Open the zip folder
  5. Double-click the Kyocera OS X 10.8+ Web build 2018.10.18.dmg to launch
  6. Open the file Kyocera OS X 10.8+ Web build 2018.10.18.pkg
  7. Click defaults/continue prompts to progress through the installer.
  8. Go to System Preference, Printer & Scanners. Click the + to add.
  9. Right-click the blank area between Windows and Search, choose Customize Toolbar
  10. Drag Advance up to the toolbar and click Done.
  11. Click Advanced

sierra printer prompts

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

  1. In the Type field select the dropdown: Windows printer via spools
  2. In the Device field select Another Device
  3. In the URL field enter: smb://Curtis.lawrence.edu/Lawrence_Printers
  4. In the Name field enter: Lawrence Printers
  5. In the Use field select: Software, and choose Kyocera 9530
  6. Change Paper Feeders to large capacity cassette
  7. Click OK
  8. Click Add.
Other Mac Users with Lion or later:
  1. To connect to a LU printer, you must first log in to your personal network space or campus share. Once logged in do the following.
  2. Download the LU Printer Installer to your computer from: www.lawrence.edu/oncampus/dept/its/students/LUprinterInstaller.zip ( Sierra users see above instructions)
  3. Double-click LUprinterIntaller.zip to unzip it, then double-click LUprinterinstaller.dmg
  4. Double-click LU Printer Installation.
  5. Enter the password for your computer.
  6. Read the information that pops up, and click Continue and then click Done.
  7. You can close and eject the LUprinterinstaller.dmg. You have successfully added the printers.
  • Note 1: You must be connected to a network drive (personal network space or campus_share) to be able to print.
  • Note 2: If your job has been paused, click Resume (or the circle-arrow) in the printer queue.
  • Note 3: OS10.7.5 or later Users: the first time you print you will need to press the Retry button to the right of your print job name.
  • Note 4:  OS10.7.5 or later Users: To install the printer you will need to "allow" third party applications to be installed

 

Allow Third Party Applications Security Instructions

  1. Go to Apple icon, select System Preferences from the list
  2. Click on Security & Privacy
  3. Click the lock symbol from the lower left corner and enter your computer password.
  4. Then, on the General tab click Anywhere under the "Allow Application downloaded from:" section.
  5. Close window.


Block Third Party Applications Security Instructions (after installing the printer you may want to turn blocking of third party applications back on)

  1. Go to Apple icon, select System Preferences from the list
  2. Click on Security & Privacy
  3. Click the lock symbol from the lower left corner and enter your computer password.
  4. Then, on the General tab click Mac app store and identified developers under the "Allow Application downloaded from:" section.
  5. Close window.
 

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